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The Edge: Debate droughts good for Trump, Carson

**Want FOX News First in your inbox every day? Sign up here.** Buzz Cut:• The Edge: Debate droughts good for Trump, Carson • Trump praises Putin, equivocates on journalist killings• Power Play: What’s the future for the Cruz-Trump pact?• Hillary’s Death Star fully operational, but rebels persist • **Slowly backs away from internet and shuts computer**THE EDGE: DEBATE DROUGHTS GOOD ...

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With rise in polls, Cruz becomes potential Trump target in Tuesday’s GOP debate

The once-friendly rivalry between Ted Cruz and Donald Trump is getting edgy as the Texas senator cuts into the business mogul’s lead, setting up a potential showdown in the GOP presidential primary debate Tuesday. Cruz has largely avoided public attacks on Trump — likely in part to avoid his withering counter-attacks and also in hopes of gathering Trump supporters should ...

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Calif gun purchases surge after San Bernardino shooting

Gun sales in California spiked in the days after the deadly Dec. 2 terrorist attack in San Bernardino, in spite of having some of the strictest gun laws in the country – with as many as 6,000 guns being sold a day in the days after two jihadists massacred 14 people. Figures provided by the California Department of Justice to ...

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From Brokaw to Buzzfeed, the media’s war on Trump goes nuclear

Donald Trump is throwing out all the rules in this presidential campaign. But some journalists are doing the same thing. Leave aside the volume of Trump coverage, which drowns out most of the other candidates. Leave aside the pundits on the right and left who regularly pound Trump and spent months mocking and minimizing his chances. What’s remarkable is the ...

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Trump Nation circles the wagons

**Want FOX News First in your inbox every day? Sign up here.** Buzz Cut:• Trump Nation circles the wagons• Rubio’s ObamaCare killer continues to do damage• Power Play: Cruz’s moment• Family business: Hillary helped son-in-law at State• That’s a lot of celery sticks TRUMP NATION CIRCLES THE WAGONSDonald Trump says he believes he will be the GOP nominee. But just ...

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Obama’s oval effort: Why the pundits dismissed the terror speech

The pundits almost universally panned President Obama’s Oval Office address on terrorism. Nothing new, heard it all before, not much passion: that was the media consensus. And at 13 minutes, it was strikingly short for an Obama prime-time speech, or any Obama speech. To be sure, journalists weren’t the target group. Sometimes presidential speeches connect with the public, even after ...

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Obama can’t resist partisanship in terror speech

**Want FOX News First in your inbox every day? Sign up here.** Buzz Cut:• Obama can’t resist partisanship in terror speech• 2016 GOP Power Index: Carson reaches terminal velocity• Power Play: Hatch lays out ObamaCare repeal• Not the kind of super PAC attention he was hoping for• Lick your own Putin!OBAMA CAN’T RESIST PARTISANSHIP IN TERROR SPEECHPresident Obama’s critics can at ...

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Gun buys, applications likely to surge as pols push gun control laws

As President Obama and top Democrats push again for widespread gun control in the wake of Wednesday’s mass shooting in San Bernardino, California, statistics suggest that the push will only serve to increase the number of guns being bought – with gun store owners telling FoxNews.com that business is booming. “We are so busy right now that I don’t know ...

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